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a year. didn't happen. it's not going to happen. he promised us no tax increases. huge tax increases. in fact, the biggest middle class tax increase we've ever seen. he told us that if we liked our health insurance plan we could keep it. tell that to 16 million americans today. or that the cost was actually going to go down. that didn't happen to jason anderson in my district who's 31 years old whose wife and 2-year-old baby saw their premium double and triple. >> what about all the people who can now buy health insurance because they had a pre-existing condition? earlier they couldn't buy health insurance. all of a sudden now they can go out and buy health insurance. you would welcome that. >> that was a heartbreaker for every american to hear those stories. that's something where republicans and democrats could have come together. the "washington post" said this is a $5 billion problem. you know me, wolf. i'm a strong fiscal conservative. i would have gone to the treasury and wrote out the check for 5 billion every year to pay for the pre-existing poll. that's something we could ta
commissioner here in california, he said united health care annetd aetna were a tax disadvantage? that's political cronyism. >> the tax advantage could be part of the problem. but i guess the real question is, when we're talking about whether obama care is the problem here, you're saying you've gone through the entire market, the exchanges with obama care and the plans available outside of obama care and you're saying categorically that you can't find the plan that you have now or anything similar for the same cost, period? >> absolutely. categorically, i am saying that. i know that for a fact. just like when i was hit with a curve ball called terminal cancer, stage four cancer, i had to be quick. i had to be thorough. and i had to act. and so when my policies canceled, i have to be the same. i have to be attentive, pay attention and really get down to the nuts and bolts of it to make sure, because i am alive for just a couple of reasons. i'm alive because i'm really, really lucky, and i'm blessed. and part of that luck and that blessing has been my doctors and my health care policy. a
with accountability and waste of hundred of millions of tax dollars. the long-term problem is that the cost will be borne by the american people who will have to go out and buy new plans. >> let me ask but this. we have a words, accountability, apology and one is inappropriate. the first official obama care apology came today. someone being accountable. here it is. >> i want to apologize to you that the website has not worked as well as it should. i want to assure you that health care.gov can and will be fixed. >> that was the chief marilyn taverner. people are saying shouldn't someone else be saying apologies? >> this is such a washington game, right? spicer talks about, there is no accountability. nobody is taking responsibility. you saw the head of cms in that video take responsibility and apologize for it today. the president has acknowledged that there were problems. secretary sebelius has acknowledged there were problems. the washington game of parsing who is saying what when, i think irrelevant to what the situation is. there is a webb. it is helping thousands upon thousands of peopl
on the tax payers' money. somebody's going to get fired on this. five weeks later -- >> if only the republicans had this kind of energy about getting people covered with health insurance. instead it's about glitches on a web site. >> i'm equally concerned about everyone getting one of these letters, bill, who's getting all these people from california to florida who's getting a letter in their mailbox or e-mail saying the plan that you have is getting terminated. your employer terminating their health care. i care about those people. >> i have to change the topic here, because i want to get to the other a word, that is the one i'm not going to say on the show. making headlines. tom coburn you both heard it republican senator "there's no comedy with harry reid. i think he's an absolute a hole. why go there." >> all right, sean, how do you defend that? senator coburn is usually a guy who often takes the high road. but this is the kind of stuff that makes washington look pathetic. >> well, i'm not going to defend the use of that kind of language. but i think that you're right in yo
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